Project Manager - Business Solutions

We are looking for two (2) experienced Project Managers to join our growing Business Solutions Team. One position was filled last week (Nov 14, 2018 and we need 1 more. You'll be responsible for the direction, coordination, implementation, executive control and completion of company projects in alignment with the strategy, commitments and goals of Trail Appliances.

About Trail Techworks

Trail Techworks builds and operates the technology that powers Trail Appliances - Western Canada's largest independent appliance retailer.

Our mission is transformation. We are evolving Trail Appliances and its sister brands (Trail Appliances Builder Division, Edmonds Fine Appliances, and Y.Franks Appliances) from bricks-and-mortar retailers into omni-channel retailers that can serve their customers when, where and how they want.

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What we offer

  • Flexible work schedule

  • Casual and open work environment

  • Awesome Gastown workspace

  • Competitive salary and benefits package

  • Regular social events with a great team culture

  • Work with a high-performing team of people who are passionate about their work

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Plan and implement projects (software and non-software)

  • Help define project scope, goals and deliverables

  • Define tasks and required resources

  • Assemble and manage the project team

  • Allocate project resources including managing the budget

  • Create schedule and project timeline

  • Track deliverables

  • Support and direct team

  • Monitor and report on project progress

  • Present to stakeholders reports on progress as well as problems and solutions

  • Implement and manage change when necessary to meet project outputs

  • Evaluate and assess result of projects

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

  • Excellent communication skills with technical and non-technical stakeholders

  • Able to get outcomes aligned to our high quality standard even in challenging situations

  • Be an empathetic listener

  • Strong consulting skills with the ability to influence, persuade, advise, mediate and control scope

Experience and Credentials

  • Minimum 3 years' experience as a Project Manager managing complex and concurrent projects

  • Project Management Professional (PMP) certified or equitant, or in progress

  • Experience in strategic planning, risk management and/or change management (desirable)

Additional Requirements

  • Occasional travel to lower mainland retail stores and head office

To Apply:

Marvin Pon